Penco Clipper Shelving is a high quality industrial shelving product with sufficient versatility to handle the simple storage of supplies and inventory or sophisticated multi-level applications. It can be assembled in open or closed configurations. A wide variety of Penco Clipper Shelving units and accessories are stocked and ready to ship through our QuickShip Program.
Clipper Shelving features the same Hi-Performance Box Beam Shelves as used in Erectomatic® shelving. These are produced on a state-of-the-art production line that begins with a flat steel blank and ends with a completed shelf. For additional strength, flanges of the box beams are welded to the underside of the shelf on 3" centers, shelf corners are lapped and welded and sides are double flanged.
Shelves are available in a wide variety of sizes. All shelves are punched on the face and surface to accept accessories. Each shelf comes with four compression shelf clips
OFFSET ANGLE: Offset angle post shall be roll formed and have overall dimensions of 1-1/8" wide x 2-1/2" deep. The rear flange shall be punched to accept sway braces or backs, the side flange shall be punched to accept side sway braces or side panels.
GENERAL: All shelving shall comply with SMA and ANSI MH 28.1-1982 and in addition shall have the following characteristics:
POSTS: All posts shall be punched for clip or nut and bolt construction. Shelves and accessories are to be vertically adjustable on 1" centers. Side sway braces or side panels to be attached to the side flange of the post. Bolts, nuts, and sway braces or panels shall not obstruct the full adjustability of the shelves.
BOX POST: Box post to be roll formed and have overall dimensions of 3/4" wide x 2-7/16" deep. Box post to be flush within 1/4" of the face of the shelves when assembled.
SIDE PANELS: Shall be 24 gauge steel. Each side shall be punched with holes for bolting to posts.
BACKS: Shall be 24 gauge steel with holes on each side for bolting to angle posts and in the middle for using a back panel clip.
SWAY BRACES: To be 12 gauge x 3/4" steel punched at each end for bolting to posts and at the center for strength and ease of assembly
CLIPPER SHELF CLIP: One piece 14 gauge rugged compression type to insert into either box or offset angle posts to form a positive four point connection. Clips shall have two claw-like hooks to seat firmly into post slots and two tabs at bottom to seat into post holes for a tight friction connection. All clips for all posts and shelves to be the same. Design shall offer a pre-clipping feature to simplify erection. Finish: zinc plated. All shelves are to have four independently adjustable clips.
SHELVES: CONVENTIONAL FLANGE: Shall be 18 gauge steel with a 1-3/16" vertical face on all four sides, front and rear faces to have 17/32" return flange 90_ with the edges coined upward to prevent snagging. Sides to have a 5/8" return flange 90 . All four shelf corners shall be closed by lapping and spot welding together to provide a firm, rigid shelf. Shelf shall be universally punched for use with all available accessories and for clip or bolted assembly. Shelves are available in 24", 30", 36", 42" and 48" widths and 9", 12", 15", 18", 24", 30" and 36" depths. Shelves can be reinforced by adding 1-3/32" x 11 ga. bars or 1" x 1" x 1/8" angles to front and back flanges.
SHELVES: CLIPPER HI-PERFORMANCE BOX FORMED: Medium Duty, Heavy Duty and Extra Heavy Duty are manufactured from cold rolled steel in three material thicknesses that provide up to three different shelf capacities per size. Shelves have 1-1/4" face on all four sides. Front and rear faces have four 90_ bends providing a 3/4" x 1-1/4" high tubular shape with an 11/16" wide flange seated against the underside of the shelf. The flange is spot welded to the underside of the shelf on 3" centers. Sides have a 5/8" return flange 90_. All four corners are closed by lapping and spot welding together. Medium Duty and Heavy Duty shelf tabs for lapping and welding have formed ribs to maintain the same snug fit in the shelf clip as the extra heavy duty shelf. Overall, the shelf depth and width is 1/4" less than nominal. The shelf is punched for divider adjustment on 1-1/2" centers and for attachment of label holders, bin fronts and base fronts. Hi-Performance shelves are available in 36", 42", & 48" widths and 12", 15", 18", 24", 30" & 36" depths.
BASE STRIP: Shall be 18 gauge steel attached to face of shelf with bolts and nuts to close space between the bottom of the shelf and the floor.
FOOT PLATES: Shall be 13 gauge zinc plated steel and be used to protect floors.
FINISH: All painted parts shall be selected from a minimum of four standard colors. Materials shall be cleaned and phosphatized in a multi-stage process, dried in a 400 degrees oven and electrostatically spray painted with a high grade enamel and baked on at 360 degrees.